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Three Healthy Habits That Can Make You Happier

May 13, 2022

May 13, 2022

Three Healthy Habits That Can Make You Happier

It’s #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek and this year we’re teaming up with Tastily to talk about the importance of creating healthy habits in your daily routine to improve your overall wellbeing.

UK investors have more confidence in Bitcoin than their US counterparts, research suggests

2021 saw some major economic breakthroughs for Bitcoin, and research from in-house Mode analysts suggests that the Brits might be key in the next wave of Bitcoin adoption.

CEO Update by Rita Liu

As the recently appointed Chief Executive Officer of Mode, Rita wanted to review where we are as a business, outline our vision for the future and our specific intentions for the coming months. 

International Women’s Day: Celebrating Women In Tech

To celebrate International Women’s Day, our recently appointed CEO, Rita Liu talks about her experience and journey throughout her career, and how she believes crypto and fintech can help build better opportunities for women across the globe.

Get paid in Bitcoin with Mode

#PayMeInBitcoin trending, and we're here for it.

A note from our 1 Bitcoin winner

Last week we chose the winner of our 1 Bitcoin competition at random, and had the joy of letting Neil, our winner, know that he was about to become the owner of a whole Bitcoin - which we later discovered would be the first bit of Bitcoin he had ever owned 🙌

Year in Review: A look back at 2021 🍾

In a year that saw record-breaking milestones for Bitcoin, we look back at some of the biggest Mode moments over the last 12 months.

Why We’re Targeting Net-zero Emissions

As a company, our ambition is to demonstrate climate action leadership within the cryptocurrency, payments and Open Banking sectors. We’re pleased to announce that we are launching a range of initiatives to play our part in combating climate change and tackling our carbon footprint.

A look back at 2020 and what we achieved

2020 was a very unexpected, and in many ways challenging year for most of us. At Mode, we went from working in a London-based office from Monday to Friday to working from our kitchens, lounges - and in some cases, bedrooms.

An open letter from Mode

On Wednesday last week, we announced that we allocated a significant portion of our cash reserves to purchase Bitcoin and adopt it as a treasury reserve asset. We wanted to take this opportunity to dive deeper into why we took this decision, and address some of the questions our customers and investors have asked us.

Celebrating our first week on the London Stock Exchange

Last Monday was an unusual but awesome day for Mode - we completed our successful IPO on the London Stock Exchange! It marked a historical moment for everyone in the Mode team as we have been working extremely hard for months to make it happen and we did!